Browsing Tag

Patrick Swayze

  • The Flickcast 290: Welcome to the Rock

    Due to “circumstances” we’re a bit late with a new episode of The Flickcast again this week. But don’t worry, it’s here now. You can relax . . . and enjoy.…

  • War Movie Mondays: ‘Uncommon Valor’

    This week’s pick is the Vietnam MIA rescue film Uncommon Valor (1983) directed by Ted Kotcheff (Rambo: First Blood). It stars Gene Hackman, Fred Ward, Patrick Swayze, Reb Brown, Tim Thomerson, Robert…

  • War Movie Mondays: ‘Red Dawn’

    Red Dawn is the ultimate “what if” Cold War movie. Set some time in the mid alternate 1980’s, Red Dawn depicts a world which has fast been assimilated into the sphere…

  • Patrick Swayze Dead at 57

    AP is reporting that beloved film star Patrick Swayze has passed away. He was 57 years old. Swayze was born in 1952, and after a long and successful career suffered a…